Category: Evening News

‘Give More Than 7%’ – Holness Tells Gov’t

It’s unreasonable, give them more! That’s the message Opposition Leader Andrew Holness is sending to the Government regarding its 7-percent wage increase...

Major Gun & Ammo Find; 5 Held

Five men are this afternoon in Police custody facing questions after nine illegal guns and 700 rounds of ammunition were seized in Portmore, St Catherine last night. The...

Prison Break!

A high level investigation is now underway into the circumstances in which eight men accused of committing a number of dangerous crimes escaped from police custody. The...

Ja Blasts Dom-Rep’s Anti-Haitian Stance

Jamaica is warning the Dominican Republic against proceeding with the mass deportation of some its own people of Haitian decent, under a plan which has already made...

Jamaica to Seek EU Visa Waiver – Nicholson

Foreign Affairs Minister, Senator AJ Nicholson today told the Senate, that Jamaica will be seeking a visa waiver from the European Union for Jamaicans to travel to the...

Tufton Not Backing Down

Former Jamaica Labour Party Deputy Leader, Dr. Christopher Tufton, says he has no intention to pull back from his bid to be the party’s candidate in the West St....

Helping Children with Special Needs

Students at the Cockburn Gardens Primary and Junior High School in Kingston are set to benefit from a pilot project designed to assess and modify disruptive behaviour....

Maldon High Reopens

Classes resumed at the Maldon High School in St. James this morning, after being closed on Wednesday, following the stabbing death of 15 year old student, Romario Salmon...

Ja Secures 1st Human Trafficking Conviction

Jamaica has recorded its first conviction in human trafficking in almost a decade when Indian businessman, Rajesh Guru-nani, was this afternoon found guilty in the Home...

INDECOM Widens ‘Death Squad’ Probe

Nationwide News understands that the Independent Commission of Investigations, INDECOM’s high profile probe into a death squad which is alleged to have operated...